Russia in July, that is, in the first month of the new selhozsezona, exported 2.396 million tons of grain, which is 17% higher than the same period last year, said the analyst firm LLC "ProZerno" referring to the preliminary data of the Federal Customs Service.
Moreover, compared with June shipments in July rose by 4.5 times.
According to "ProZerno" July Russia exported 1.905 million tons of wheat, 450,000 tons of barley, 39 000 tonnes of maize and 3,000 tons of rye. Thus, besides the rye export growth expressed in all grain commodities: wheat added 6%, the supply of barley grown in half, corn — six times.
"The plans of the Russian grain shipments for August are at a good level, and may also allow to surpass the same period last year, when it was exported 2.74 million tons of grain (excluding legumes)", — the report says.
According to the Ministry of Agriculture, for the last season of the Russian Federation has put on the world market 15.7 million tons of grain against a record 27.2 million tons a year earlier. Forecast Office on this agricultural year — 20 million tons.